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Sr. Engineering Manager- Capital Projects
Ref No.: 17-22301
Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania
Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (AFI) is seeking a Senior Engineering Manager- Capital Projects to be located in Lancaster, PA. The Senior Engineering Manager- Capital Projects will be responsible for developing, managing and leading Capital projects to lower manufacturing cost and provide new capabilities to meet customer expectations. Additionally, the Senior Engineering Manager- Capital Projects will serve as a manager who directs, coordinates and exercises functional authority for the planning, organization, control, integration and completion of capital projects including the hand-off to Operations and the evaluation of Project Management and performance.

Key Responsibilities of the Senior Engineering Manager – Capital Projects:
  • Supporting the processes to develop engineering capabilities and execute plans and projects to lower current manufacturing costs and implement capacity improvements when and where needed to meet market demands and sourcing changes
  • Developing and Mentors Project Teams, especially on Strategic Capital Projects
  • Managing Capital Projects dependent on need and criticality. Hands-on oversight for most key projects
  • Defining resourcing needs and capabilities required to develop the engineering related business cases and execute the projects that are commissioned.
  • Integrating with and challenges the New Product Development and New Manufacturing Development processes to develop means and technology to realize full potential for the global business.
  • Coaching personnel in a way that enables and motivates employees to increase their personal technical development at every level in the organization.
  • Providing regular analysis that identifies the opportunities & gaps for capital engineering best practice implementation across the AFI organization
  • Working closely and in coordination with the PMO group for Project Management best practices application consistently across different projects
  • Communicating effectively with all key stakeholders for project planning, execution and closing

Required Qualifications for the Senior Engineering Manager – Capital Projects:
  • Bachelor degree in a related discipline (ME, EE, IE or equivalent) required
  • 3+ years of developing and managing direct reports required
  • Successfully managed projects and work with multidisciplinary teams for 10+ years
  • Successfully managed Capital Projects of $10 million plus size utilizing PMI methodology
  • Excellent organizational and teamwork skills
  • Strong Communication skills

Desired Qualifications for the Senior Engineering Manager – Capital Projects:
  • PMI training/certification
  • Masters in Engineering or Business
More Information About the Job
Is Relocation Available?
Yes, nationwide
Is there a bonus structure?
15%
Are you open to sponsorship?
No
This position is:
New Position
Is there a possibility to work remote?
No
Is there equity?
No
Are there flexible work hours?
No
Does this position have direct reports?
Yes
Who does this position report to?
Director of Global Engineering
What are the 3-4 non-negotiable requirements on this position?
1. Bachelor's degree 2. 3+ yrs of experience developing and managing direct reports 3. Successfully managed capital projects of $10 million plus from start to finish 4. 50-65% travel required- some months will be travel-heavy and at other times you could go a few months with no travel
What are the nice-to-have skills?
1. PMI certification 2. Master's degree
What is exciting about this opportunity? Please use this section to describe team and company culture.
This role will allow the incumbent to visit various plant locations and develop relationships with the engineers at each location. There would be potential runway opportunity for this person, as well.